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Indian Campaigns - U.S. Army

John Sheerin

Details
  • Rank: Blacksmith
  • Conflict/Era: Indian Campaigns
  • Unit/Command:
    Company C,
    8th U.S. Cavalry
  • Military Service Branch: U.S. Army
  • Medal of Honor Action Date: July 8, 1873
  • Medal of Honor Action Place: Fort Selden, New Mexico, USA
Citation
Services against hostile Indians.
Additional Details
  • Accredited to: Baltimore, Baltimore County, Maryland
  • Awarded Posthumously: No
  • Presentation Date & Details: August 12, 1875
  • Born: 1841, Camden County, NJ, United States
  • Died:
 

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